Augustine Tagaste

Author of Poetry and Prose

Us Almost People

Your only concern Us Latin people Is trying to learn If we are illegal   Always second class Permanent exclusion Neglect and harass Stirring confusion   Less than human Seen … Continue reading

March 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

My Arcadia

Air I breathe Pulse I feel Light I see Scents real   These from you Granted with love I hear truth Spoken from above   Hell your absence Loveless damnation … Continue reading

March 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Lesson Learned

Sisters hear Need you near Brothers hear Challenge fear   I am you You are me Together true Ourselves free   Us they force Pushing apart Lies they resort Stabbing … Continue reading

March 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

Once A Dream

Once a dream Sweet equality Never been This reality   White and black Yellow and brown Red came back Colors abound   Men and women Gay and straight Recognition given … Continue reading

February 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

I Her Slave

My lady fair Of features fine Sweet tones hear Exceptional mind   Clear in honesty Soft in touch Noble modesty Strong in trust   None compares Beauty and soul My … Continue reading

February 18, 2017 · 1 Comment

A Mindful Resistance

Ignorance chosen Better the lies Thoughts frozen The truth denied   Dying democracy Society implodes New autocracy Leaders condone   Education stifled Progress in delay Thought a trifle Servants obey … Continue reading

February 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

My Life is You

You my life Gift to me Deep inside My destiny   Sparked by sight Grown in mind Passion ignites A special find   More than pretty Beyond handsome Heart of … Continue reading

February 14, 2017 · 2 Comments

Mama Mary

Perfect mother Vessel divine Above any other Pure and fine   Grand contribution In God’s service Immaculate Conception The Son is His   Gentle love Unconditional Guided from above By … Continue reading

February 11, 2017 · 1 Comment

Those Who Follow

Truth these days Elusive and distant Our spirit prays Despite resistance   Human is divine Kind God’s plan Him seek to find More than man   Follow the mother Perfect … Continue reading

February 9, 2017 · Leave a comment